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Digital Altitude – The Newest Scam?

Have you heard about Digital Altitude?

This post was written on Dec 14, 2016

 

Digital Aspire Promo

 

A friend of mine was thinking of investing in Digital Altitude, and asked for my opinion. I hadn’t heard of it, so decided to do some research.

Now, I have to be honest and say from the start, that the fact that this is a Multi-Level-Marketing scheme acted like a red flag for me, but nevertheless I agreed to review the scheme with an open mind.

I signed up for the $1.00 “free trial” so I could access the program and be able to make some informed comments. Read more

New(ish) Scam Targeting Website Owners

Domain Abuse Admin Scam; Don’t get Caught!

 

A new (to me, at least) scam just caught my attention.

       A colleague of mine recently encountered this one. Luckily he was alert enough to perform the necessary due diligence before following any instructions.

This is how it works.

       Supposedly from someone called “Domain Abuse Admin”, and possibly from a domain using the name DomainCop.com (or .org, .net, etc etc), an email arrives informing the website owner that their site has been blacklisted for spamming and spreading malware. Read more